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SFGTV
Apr 12, 2013 1:30am PDT
past that meander up and down the park under pines and eucalyptus. hang out in this environment and you might see butterflies it, fennel, and then the lines. -- dandelions. is ada accessible. public transit is plentiful. we have conquered the steps, we have watched the dogs, and we have enjoyed a beautiful view. this is a place to take someone special on a romantic stroll and enjoyed a beautiful look out. welcome to corona heights located in the heart of this district. it offers a view of the downtown skyline, the bay bridge, and the east bay. it is one of the best kept secrets in the city. it is hardly ever crowded. on any given day, you will run into a few locals. , bought a 37 bus to get there without any parking worries. for legged friends can run freely. there is also a patch of grass for the small box. >> it is a great place. it is a wonderful place to have these kinds of parks. that dog owners appreciate it. >> take time to notice of the wildfires that are on the grassland and keep your head out on the lookout for hawks and other bird life. be sure to take your camera and be prep
SFGTV
Apr 16, 2013 4:30am PDT
or given back to the environment through culture, through arts and through many of the hard work and we will unveil who will receive this dedication today. as many of you know trees are very important for our communities. they provide us shade, they deter water from going into our storm systems, they provide a place for birds and butterflies and of course they help us clean our air. arbor day is a very important event. it is celebrated not just in america, but all over the world and i'm honored that we are kicking this event. i would like to thank the mayor for bringing arbor day back to san francisco. this is our 8th arbor day. i will welcome mayor lee to the stage. >> thank you the dpw, the recreation department, to all of those who helped us in working today. arbor day, it is an annual celebration that we have struggled very hard to make sure this city appreciate because the trees are part of a great answer and solution to reducing carbon emissions and be sure we have greenery and beautification for our citizens. a lot of my friends celebrated chinese new years in china and this year
CSPAN
Apr 14, 2013 4:00pm EDT
perception of how devices work. but they do have different media environments. as the light zero, right? the late vote creates an environment. there's no content in a lightbulb until you make it have word aurea kerner chrome side. a lightbulb itself creates an environment. air conditioning creates an environment. fire creates an environment. television, telegraph and digital technology creates an environment, too. it's not that didn't make this happen, but as our culture changes, our values change and the tools we developed change the way we see things. >> you are saying the difference between the culture around print and the internet are inherent to an environment in the digital culture and how much of it is the new media and for the past 20 years we even see it become less like that. >> is interesting. i've always felt we are in danger of folding the environment into the industrial age. that's the main thing i've been kicking and screaming about since nine to 98 via the thing had got mad about his service a reality. here we've got the technology. we can be here, being makers and make
SFGTV2
Apr 11, 2013 2:30am PDT
, if you follow the metaphor that bullying is a systemic virus, then the environment has to change so the virus cannot grow and the only way the environment changes is if youth and adults begin to speak with one voice about changing the social norms that allows it to happen. it makes sense to most of us, you have it khaifrpb the social norms. we must educate. but we must go beyond thinking more rigor will get us better achievement. we have to remember a school is a community and in a xhuept, people look out for each other. they've got each other's back. how do we begin to promote that idea that we are in this thing together? we believe it's through, unfortunately but truly, self-interest. kids are driven developmentally by the desire to fit in, to belong, to be part of an affinity group. if we can capitalize on their desire to look out for their friends and give them some more tools and opportunities and support, they will begin to do what we need them to do to at least confront it in their own small cell of social influence and the compounding and leveraging of that begins to mak
PBS
Apr 11, 2013 12:00am PDT
, this is not what our country is about. tavis: earlier, hector barreto used the word environment three or four times, by my count, talking about an environment that needed to be more friendly to small business in america. but the environment i now want to talk about is the environment that many of these persons that we are talking about -- giving a path to citizenship -- have to navigate every single day. in my research, i discovered, which did not surprise me, that not unlike the african-american community, this issue of environmental racism is real. i wanted to make sure that in this conversation that we had .driana quintero this is the work she does every single day at nrcdc. i wonder if you might give me some sense -- give us some sense of what the issues are vis-À-vis the environment. >> is really important. i am glad you tied it into what congressman gutierrez said. it is the reason we have people dying daily. any of these people are in the shadows. they can go unaccounted for. they can be ignored. if a child lives in the chicago area, they have had to deal with walking outside and having som
SFGTV
Apr 11, 2013 4:00am PDT
, boys and girls, because that environment and justice out there in that area has been so unthought of. but this is a good time to join in and get environmental and come back and redo this because the environment just doesn't affect -- it affects people's health, physical and mental. so, this would be a good note -- [speaker not understood] and is earth day april 20. keep the green. remember, the environmental tour on the 17ing. they take you through the bayview and you get to see all of the business and the chemicals in that area that cause the people there to die at a much earlier age and have a lot of asthma. let's take care -- take the e environment and do good. e justice, earth justice. thank you. >> thank you. any other members of the public who wish to speak on behalf of the appellants? with that, why don't we proceed to the next part of today's hearing and hear from the planning department. >> good afternoon, president chiu and members of the board of supervisors. my name is tina tam, i'm a senior preservation planner for the san francisco planning department. despite the issue
SFGTV2
Apr 13, 2013 6:00am PDT
environment go in with the right knowledge and the right attitude and you can see the tactical unit at the bottom there and the crisis response civil military operations center that was there to provide the command and control of those tactical units responding on the military side, this provided a perfect environment and opportunity for them to be able to interact with the civilian partners and provide the most appropriate response and understanding. very complex and again i just want to reiterate that the military, we know when we're responding in this type of environment that we're not coming in with the heavy capability and saying don't worry, we're here to help you and take over, we're here to complement and support you with the appropriate ways that you request our needs. the next few slides that i'm going to go over here shows some of the military capability and how some of those responses that we did during this exercise can also be applied at home in a domestic environment such as a response to maybe an earthquake here in san francisco. so the first part up there, you see
SFGTV
Apr 13, 2013 8:30am PDT
and they communicate differently and this is what we want to. do we want to provide the forum, the environment where the women can work together over the course of a year to grow and understand and thrive and perhaps get a different insight to opportunities. we don't guarantee any contracts. we guarantee a lot of great information. >> any other? >> i want to add to that question. we did see an increase in the category called other business enterprises. we saw a major increase in certification of those businesses, and it's a good thing. i think -- about 1110 of the businesses and 310 of women owned business so it's kind of lopsided. >> the reason i brought it up is because i've gone through the position of trying to do business with the government as a small business. in fact i worked with beverly to get registered as a lb but 80% through my first contract and just in terms of feedback it's definitely without giving specific arguments to support the statement i am sure there are specific issues that will support getting women into the program that is unique to womens' opportunities and the abil
SFGTV
Apr 13, 2013 8:14pm PDT
] environment, 2002 case where the c-e-q-a guidelines were being amended to say the city could set thresholds of significance when they're making the initial decision about whether to do environmental review. once you get into environmental review, the city can set its own standards about what it protects and what it doesn't. when you're saying something is exempt and doesn't have to do any environmental review, you can't set a standard and state law doesn't have a standard for scenic advice taz and how they define it. ~ vistas the argument was the only vistas that are really protected are wilderness. scenic views, ocean views are one of the views that is one of the protected views and urban views, views in suburbia, are not protected. the court upheld it is good law. urban views are also protected. that's where most of us live. to protect the views and the character and the beauty of a city is just as important as protecting a wilderness vista. so, there's nothing in c-e-q-a. you're not setting precedent. you're not opening doors to say that a -- we're talking about year of fabulous historic
SFGTV2
Apr 18, 2013 2:44am PDT
and behind the buildings. so one of the things that many of us here understand that the environment or what we call the climate influences outcomes but often times in public schools where decisions are made, climate and educational mandates are perceived as two opposite ends of the continuum, like when i have time and i've achieved my test scores and we've got everything buttoned up, then we'll get to the klie mallet. we've heard it from speaker after speaker, that conditions set the stage for children to leeb lean in and achieve. the good news is we can move bullying out of the front page not with more dollars but with more changes in our attitudes and our interactions. if more teachers perceive themselves to be call friendly and know the names of boys and girls in their buildings, part of it is reeducation that climate and environment and changing social norms is not secondary, it's primary and when we all embrace that then we'll begin to see the changes in the policies and the practices and we'll begin to get the results we want. we need to advocate for improving the social climates
CSPAN
Apr 14, 2013 11:00pm EDT
the whole environment reminded me of family to realize that you have been assessed in the house and there is a strange silence nobody wants to talk about it but it is very heavy to cut it with the knife. but regardless of our complaint we have to work that way and after the first initial inquiry he got suspended and was given to lawyers, we did not have any we could not use the office phones or the office time for our meetings and he was given a car, driver car, driver, international telephone, except it was amazing the difference that was very obvious. it was not even settle. one more point* gradually they pushed us out. they totally sabotage our program that was like my child in front of my eyes so i had to make sure the program moves on but they were hoping i would resign in to be the end of the case because i was heading the gender units but one by one they pledged every woman about and they finally pushed the head office in the case got to the point* and the three of us were asked to come to the hearing as witnesses. we had one week of investigations the that you have to re
SFGTV2
Apr 11, 2013 4:30am PDT
't believe in that. we mean that every classroom, every school environment should be a safe environment where everyone is welcomed regardless of who you are, regardless of your ethnic background, sexual orientation or cultural background and we don't couple that with behaviors that kids will display. and the other thing in terms of context that i want to make sure is clear and i didn't am happy you're here and we are fighting a battle against pop culture and the messages they receive on tv, logging on to the facebook page, logging on to all of the social media that is out there, think how many times in pop culture they refer to someone as "their little b, or little n" and that's just the way we greet each other and for someone that entered school only speaking spanish and you think about the language issues and in spanish i can tell you a whole bunch of terms that people use to great each other that are so racist, homo phobic and have a length and accepted as accepted and we need to work together and we're dealing with a culture we are trying to shift and in san francisco we are proud
PBS
Apr 16, 2013 7:00pm PDT
into the environment. they have started work on a project to stop the contaminated water from escaping into the environment. workers for tokyo electric power company discovered three of seven underground storage pools are leaking. tepco officials believe pools one and two may be leak being the most. so they're placing priority on training them. on tuesday workers started transferring with 20 tons per hour from pool two to an above ground tank more than 400 meters away. officials say the process will be long. they plan to step up monitoring to make sure no water escapes during transfer. they estimate they'll be able to move more than 23,000 tons of contaminated water by early june. but the underground pools will continue to leak during the operation. crews will pump any contaminated water they collect back no the fool minimize damage to the environment. tepco officials say the volume of contaminated water is increasing by about 400 tons per day. they'll no longer use the underground storage pools and plan to install more above ground tanks. they're working on finding a way to decontamin
KCSMMHZ
Apr 12, 2013 6:00am PDT
of this industry is not without consequences for the environment. nhk world's mitsui tamayaka reports. >> reporter: many people consider cashmere wool an ideal fabric for sweaters and scarves. the wool is very soft and also is very warm. the number of shops in chinese cities that sell cashmere goods has been rising. this one in central beijing opened last year. sweaters like these can cost more than $570, but shoppers are snapping them up. >> translator: it feels so soft, and i feel so comfortable in cashmere. >> reporter: this is ordos in the autonomous region of inner mongolia, about 800 kilometers northwest of beijing. the people here produce 40% of the world's cashmere. the city is surrounded with rough lawns. it's an ideal region for raising goats that produce cashmere wool. and the wide temperature range each day also makes their wool grow better. as consumers buy more cashmere, the industry is booming. so, many farmers here are switching from growing crops to raising goats. but the increase in the number of goats is destroying the environment. they eat the grass right down to its roots, and
KCSMMHZ
Apr 14, 2013 5:30pm PDT
for the environment. nhk world reports. >> reporter: many people consider cashmere wool an ideal fabric for sweaters and scarves. not only is the wool light and soft, it's also very warm. the number of shops in chinese cities that sell cashmere goods has been rising. this one in central beijing opened last year. sweaters like these can cost more than $570. but shoppers are snapping them up. >> translator: it feels so soft, and i feel so comfortable in cashmere. >> reporter: this is in a region of inner mongolia. the people here produce 40% of the world's cashmere. the city is surrounded grasslands. it's an ideal region for raising goats that grow cashmere wool. and the temperature range also makes the wool grow better. as consumers buy more cashmere, the industry is booming. so many farmers here are switching from growing crops to raising goats. but the increase in the number of goats is destroying the environment. the animals eats the grass right down to its roots. and this is turning flatter lands into a desert. the wind blows the sand eastward. the results are felt by people across a wide area. >
KCSMMHZ
Apr 16, 2013 5:30pm PDT
contaminated water from escaping into the environment. workers for tokyo electric power company discovered three of seven underground storage pools are leaking. tepco officials believe pools one and two may be leak being the most. so they're placing priority on training them. on tuesday workers started transferring with 20 tons per hour from pool two to an above ground tank more than 400 meters away. officials say the process will be long. they plan to step up monitoring to make sure no water escapes during transfer. they estimate they'll be able to move more than 23,000 tons of contaminated water by early june. but the underground pools will continue to leak during the operation. crews will pump any contaminated water they collect back no the fool minimize damage to the environment. tepco officials say the volume of contaminated water is increasing by about 400 tons per day. they'll no longer use the underground storage pools and plan to install more above ground tanks. they're working on a way to deacon tam nate the water. currently only two of japan's reactors are on line and generating
CBS
Apr 14, 2013 6:30pm PDT
a good work environment. >> disney received notification and currently working with the aeuplgs to review them. in a statement they said we constantly strive to maintain a safe work environment for cast members and workers. >> if they are closing it down for safety it is better to be safe than sorry. that is what i would go by. >> reporter: disneyland reopened the mattahorn ride this afternoon. the other two will remain chosed pending the outcome of a review. kpix-5. >>> a fast food iconthat turned a single hot dog stand into a fast food empire has died. john galodi started weinersnitzel in california. he has three50 locations selling 120 million hot dogs a year. the -- 350 locations selling 1tweupbt one 120 million hot dogs a year. he is viverred by a wife and four children. >>> heartbreak for a little league team. the incident that could force it to cancel the rest of its season. >>> and it is not just one but dozens of trucks made topless. the warning drivers just are not seeing. thunder out of a richmond le league team this weekend. they made-off with more thaa thousand dollars wort
SFGTV
Apr 15, 2013 1:30pm PDT
, and we need to make physical changes to our pedestrian environment to make them safer, to have shorter crossing distances, to have better and safer environments so that cars and bikes and pedestrians could all coexist and be safe. thank you president chiu for raising the issue of number of agencies are involved which is large, and i am glad there has been some improvement in coordination that i can only imagine what it was like back then because i will be honest i think we have a lot of work to do to improve interagency coordination around pedestrian safety improvements. i don't think we have narrowly enough coordination. we have some excellent people working on the issues in the various departments and in a vacuum they do terrific work but what i see over and over again in my district every time you try to do a pedestrian upgrade it's like running an obstacle course and you have different departments and objections and they're not talking to each other and it could be any person in that department. it's not always escalated to the top so it's a very disjointed process. where i see
SFGTV
Apr 16, 2013 11:25am PDT
. there is another program with the department of environment that we're collaborating with and we're hoping to address that issue. >> so, very quickly, moving on, just some quick lessons learned on how we can improve our program. again, parent caregiver outreach is crucial. we really need to reach the whole family, not just the students. and not just the staff at the school. it's really the parents and caregivers are key. and that regular walking and rolling events are critical in getting more families out there walking and biking. and, so, we want to establish these regular walking school buses and regular bike training either separately or together. what we're proposing to do with the cycle [speaker not understood] from mtc, there are a number of changes and a number of things we'd like to keep. first of all, we'd like to expand the program right now. we're working in 15 schools. we'd like to explain that to 40. this is the only source of funding that actually allows -- the only source of grant funding that allows us to go up to high school. so, we're going to propose -- continue working
SFGTV2
Apr 12, 2013 8:00am PDT
the city because when it comes to our environment, we do make some serious investments, whether it's green buildings, waste management or going into electric vehicles or getting everybody to change their habits, one of the habits that we want to continue having is planting trees. and so every year for the last 8 years, we have select a signatory to plant and we have taken the liberties of honoring people that have contributed to the quality of life for all of us. in past years, people like rosa parks, caesar chavez, people that we know and are familiar with, along with people that we are not that familiar with but have made some great contributions. today we thought we would take this opportunity to celebrate an icon of san francisco. the brown twin sisters have been with us for many decades. mary is here today, she's here in celebration and memory of her sister as we all are and we want to take this opportunity to use the arbor day to have a cedar tree, a tree that will grow taller than mary or i. it will grow to be a hundred feet tall. it will be a tree that will be celebrated here in
SFGTV2
Apr 18, 2013 6:14am PDT
practice in the environments they're in all the time outside of school. >> and i would say that having listened to the word "media literacy" as far as back when i was carrying 3-inch quarter cassettes years ago and it was a great job. it really was. to teach media and digital literacy out of context is a fool's error and we have the boring curriculums in the world and teaching it out of the context. >> we have to stop blocking. >> yeah. i don't know. >> somebody -- okay. >> teachable moment. >> i hear everybody talk about -- >> thank you. >> yeah. so i have learned the phrase "teachable moment" since becoming a resource officer and i try to incorp rat that with a discipline situation and i try to use the teachable moment with the parents as well so you can move forward all together instead of just making everybody upset. >> i have some comments actually responding to what you asked about, the zero tolerance and different proposallity. one of my colleague and looked at this across the last 15 years and noticed a trend what we called "net widening and net deepening" and more behavi
WHUT
Apr 16, 2013 7:30am EDT
environment that will make people want to work here. >> reporter: despite the competition, many of the visitors from japan became interested in coming to brazil. >> translator: the more i learn, the harder it seems to do business here. but i think brazil has huge potential as a market. >> reporter: the competition for labor is starting to spread into more and more rural areas in brazil. but that's unlikely to discourage japanese companies from investing in this rapidly expanding economy. nhk world. >>> let's now get another check of the market figures. >>> crews at the damaged fukushima daiichi nuclear plant in japan have started work on a project to stop highly contaminated water from escaping into the environment. tokyo electric power company workers discovered three of seven underground storage pools are leaking. tepco officials believe pools one and two may be leaking the most. so they're placing priority on draining them. on tuesday, workers started transferring about 20 tons of water per hour from pool two to an above ground tank more than 400 meters away. officials say th
SFGTV
Apr 11, 2013 1:30pm PDT
and the manufacturing environment and if there is anything that you would like to add in relationship to that please free free, so janet lee from sf made provided some information on some of the stats for women in the san francisco's local manufacturing, so -- may i have the overhead at all? you may not be able to read this but 48% of the local manufacturers are women owned businesses. 53% are in a parallel. 54% are women in food and beverage -- 54% are in the food and beverage sector. and note that apparel and food and beverage are the largest sectors within sf made membership that comprise of women owned businesses. one of the issues they wanted to bring up and bring to both commission's attention is that they feel it's very relevant to women in manufacturing the lack of child care options both in terms of availability and affordability. especially there is a lack of child care approximate to the manufacturing businesses and it's not possible to put facilities in businesses that are zoned for pdr so perhaps this is one thing that we can take a look at work at the zoning level and they noted
SFGTV
Apr 12, 2013 1:00pm PDT
lead to a better environment but have been somewhat overlooked in the hearing so far. as some of the [speaker not understood] and environmental initiatives, i realize that one of the most important things we can do is to make our cities greener and that means making them more livable and attractive so we draw people from the less dense suburban areas and have them live in our more dense and potentially walkable bikable communities in san francisco. for this reason one of the things [speaker not understood] review is [speaker not understood], a project that clearly encourages car pool living but unfortunately has had impacts that have drawn out opponents from the community. similarly, of course, the bike plan was delayed for four years also because of environmental review. and during that time other cities [speaker not understood] in terms of street safety, in terms of saving lives, reducing carbon emissions, et cetera. i feel very strongly this commission support the legislation for it and to uphold the good projects that are actually doing something to improve the environment
SFGTV2
Apr 11, 2013 1:30am PDT
to concentrate and learn. so a school safety environment is no. 1 and we know that when you have that safe environment it's backed up by respect and trust, students will learn better, they will attend school better and academically they will do well and socially they will do well. so socially we're very concerned about implementing at the ground level these laws tom has led the way in enacting. >> but there are a lot of people who don't think this is an issue, unfortunately, sadly. i know you are a big believer in this in mental health and good physical health and the link to academics. could you talk about that, please? >> all the research points to having a healthy school environment, having health in your life, many students, a quarter of our students in california have poverty, a quarter of our children have no health care. what was a million students a year and a half ago is now a million and a half. when you have good nutrition and good health, you will learn better. it goes hand in hand with good mental health and a good school environment. the research points out, we want our k
SFGTV2
Apr 11, 2013 8:00am PDT
that enhances environment. indoor air quality, energy, water, materials and resources, and sustainable sites are the five categories for the lead. you can go for several gold or platinum certifications. >> the city wanted to be silver lead status. . maybe gold was a stretch. and people said, if we're going to be a sustainable organization that the pucs this has got to be the top of the line. it's got to be a lead platinum building. what does that mean to us? we run water, power, and sewer. so, those are some of the biggest things involved in lead platinum. ♪ ♪ >> by late 2008 the project, as we got the contractor on board and we were able to start pricing it, we're a multi-, multi-, multi-million dollar over budget. >> the story a lot of people don't know after we got select today do this project, the first price we came in with was $180 million. and the city said, you know, this is a great building, but we just don't want to spend that much money. so, the project was on the verge of being canceled. >> if you're looking at why this building came to be, in many ways it also included mayor
SFGTV2
Apr 13, 2013 3:30am PDT
response at the local level, and then herding all the cats that are in this pretty complex environment and trying to get them moving in a common direction. >> general baldwin? >> first, i'm very, very encouraged at the direction the department of defense has taken in changing the way that we do support the civil authorities. and the evolution, the problem that came out of the l.a. riots that were highlighted during hurricane katrina, we had two milltrix out there, the active force and responding. with changes in the law and changes in focus and direction we're starting to fix a lot of that and come together as one joint team to be able to better serve the people here in the state of california and the rest the nation in times of disaster. but there is work that needs to be done. first, we need to find a way that we can share capabilities that are resident within each of our organizations. as the commander of the army national guard you would think i know what forces are available in the army reserve in california. but i don't. i don't even know who their general officers are. i have no
CSPAN
Apr 17, 2013 8:00pm EDT
despair and poverty as well as the uncertain implications of the environment of degradation. meanwhile the face of technological change and the spread of advanced military technology to state and nonstate actors poses an increasing challenge to the united states military. this is the strategic environment facing the department of defense as it enters a third year of flat declining budgets. the onset of these these resource constraints hazarded lead to significant and ongoing belt-tightening and military modernization force structure personnel and overhead expenditures. you have noted some of those mr. chairman. it has also given us an opportunity, an opportunity to to reshape the military and reform defense institutions to better reflect 21st century realities flexibility agility. the process began in the leadership of secretary gates who canceled or curtailed more than 30 modernization programs and trimmed overhead costs within the military services and across the defense enterprise. the realignment continued undersecretary panetta who worked closely with the president and the joint c
CNBC
Apr 12, 2013 3:00pm EDT
-rate environment? and i guess the next question would be, do you expect rates to start moving up this year or next? >> well, i don't know when rates are going to go up. i think what we need to be able to do and what we have been doing for the last three years is demonstrate to our shareholders that we can operate in a low-rate environment. maria, when you look at our net interest margin, it's declined 79 basis points in the last three years. three quarters of that is because we've had very good deposit growth. that's very good in terms of us growing our relationships with our customers, broadening those relationships, and being able to do more business with them. but there's no question that there continue to be pressure on the net interest margin in this environment, as everybody's balance sheet reprices. >> what about loan growth, as we head now into this second quarter of the year. things seem to slow. every year, the last three years, at this time of the year. what are you seeing out there? can you meet your targets of seeing some significant loan growth from the demand side of the equation? >
CSPAN
Apr 13, 2013 10:05pm EDT
people make it prominent to them, their school environment, home environment, their friend. how do you help girls get through that? >> i think confidence is the number one thing to give to girls. when we first started they were scared to raise their hand. they did not want to describe themselves. when they first did coding they wanted to give up. but for us it was teaching about the importance of failure. teaching them about the try and try again. the key part of code and launching code clubs in high school. we're making sure that we are inviting female sbrures and having them talk about -- entrepreneurs and having them talk about and learn how they build a business. they can see people who look like them. that is important for the girls of color. i couldn't find one black female engineer in the entire city. can you imagine that? for these girls -- it is so funny we just had the application process at google and we saw all these african american women and latin american women come in saying i want to learn how to code, teach me. [applause] e of my girls came here from another country a
KCSMMHZ
Apr 16, 2013 6:00am PDT
plant have started a project to stop highly contaminated water from escaping into the environment. workers discovered 3 of 7 storage pools are leaking. tepco officials believe that pools one and two are leaking the most. workers started transfers about 20 tons of water her hour to an aboveground tang nearly 40 meters away. they plan to step up monitoring to make sure no water escapes during transfer. they want to remove 220 tons of contaminated water by june. the pools will continue to lane during the operation. crews will pump any contaminated water they take back into the pool. the amount of contaminated water is increasing by about 400 tons per day. they will no longer use the underground storage pools. they're working on a way to decontaminate the water. currently only two of the operators are online and generating power. >>> a group of citizens have been waging a legal battle to shut those down, but judges said there was not enough evidence. >> the plaintiffs in this case hoped for a legal victory. now they're coming to terms with their loss. >> the court decision is really r
NBC
Apr 11, 2013 4:30am PDT
necessary steps to ensure our students have a safe and productive learning environment. no word if police are part of the investigation. the incident happened just before spring break. >>> the parents of a toddler allegedly tied up with tape at a police saintton school are suing the preschool. they say her hands and feet were tied up after she refused to take a nap. the incident has caused the 2-year-old to have panic attacks, they say, and can't sleep for more than a few hours at a time. >>> time for students at an east bay high school will be tested for tuberculosis. a student was diagnosed with the illness and has since recovered and is back at school. about 200 students had contact with the infected student and could have been exposed to t.b. it is the first case on a contra costa school campus in four years. >> east palo alto police searching for a drive-by shooter that shot somebody walking down the street. a 29-year-old man was shot in the head just before 8:00 last night. he was walking along azalea drive when investigators say a dark-colored vehicle pulled up and somebody fired s
CBS
Apr 14, 2013 11:00pm PDT
. it is is important they have good work environment. >> disney received notification of the citations and are currently working with the agency to review them. in a statement the resort says quote we constantly strive to maintain a safe work environment for our cast members and contractors. we are reviewing certain protocalls. >> if they are closing them down for safety issues i think it is better to be safe than sorry. that is what i would go by. >> reporter: disneyland reopened mattahorn. as the others they will remain chosed pending a review, back to you. >>> baseball fans, leave the ballpark for the theaters. how they helped a box office favorite. >>> it is not a bridge too far it is a bridge too short. a hobby of embarrassing truckers closed captioning brought to you by sleep train wishing you a warm and colorful spring. head? i'll duck." the bio-pic about baseball legend jackie robinson was a hit with movie-goers. "42: the true >>> springtime at the ballpark. >> what will you do if if one of these comes at your head? >> i will duck. >> a hit with
CBS
Apr 18, 2013 12:00pm PDT
into the environment and federal off the air quality in west, texas. >>> america is ontheir side. that is the message from president obama in boston as he pays tribute to victims and survivors of the marathon explosions. >> i'm here today on behalf of the american people with a simple message: every one of us has been touched by this attack on your beloved city. every one of us stands with you. because after all, it's our beloved city, too. >> the president acknowledged that it will be a feat to rebound from this tragedy but assures the country boston will run again. investigators are making progress on the case. a key piece of evidence is found in surveillance video that shows a possible suspect near the site of the second blast. cbs reporter adriana diaz on what else police are doing to zero in on that man. >> reporter: president obama delivered a rousing tribute to the victims of the bonnie boswell marathon bombings at the historic cathedral of the holy cross. >> we'll all be with you as you learn to stand, walk and yes run again. of that i have no doubt you will run again. [ applause ] >> report
SFGTV
Apr 13, 2013 1:00pm PDT
because the multiple head line activities, positive artistic and cultural race to the environment. this content in the atmosphere is a good thing for the america's cup and for san francisco. thank you very much. >> thank you. i name is louis and i work in the area as well. i really support the america's cup tremendously but i feel as a resident this is going to have a very negative impact on us from the noise level from the outdoor concerts that will go until 11:00 at night and even with them reducing them down to 30 concerts for those months that they plan on having them, i think it will be a true inconvenience and horrible traffic congestion will occur. i also really believe that it could have a negative impact on property values of people who own property in the area at not only tell graph hill but the water front. >> thank you. >> president nun, akers, hyde. i'm with the f x crowley company. i'm here to support the america's cup park at pier 27 and 29. for the past 20 years i have worked with theatrical stage employees of local 16 and have been impressed with their commitment
SFGTV
Apr 14, 2013 12:14am PDT
of it is just demand in the economy. >> market environment. >> part of it was the premiums being added in because of the uncertainty about how it was going to play out. >> there was all set in the competition played a huge part. >> so the smaller size is to increase the competition. >> and the web corp folks as well as our own team have been on calls with the perspective bidders and the guys who were prequalified initially and they have indicated that they are interested in bidding, as a prime not to a general but as a prime to one or more of the sections of the project. and you talked about i guess, peterson talked about irrit ating on the design of the system and has that been exhausted. >> some of that has to do with specifying that. but i don't know if you want to add anything, but whether it is the type of welding and material, and the engineer's right now are looking at that. and we hope to have that all pulled together for the 25th. >> that is going to be done that quickly. >> we are trying to do everything that we can. and we spent a lot of time asking them why, in the process
SFGTV
Apr 16, 2013 3:25pm PDT
reflect environment review. dictionary tends to provide dictionary -- dictatorial [speaker not understood]. we the people have addressed so many times. [speaker not understood] education, schooling, work is based upon capital currency [speaker not understood]. monopoly capitalist, imperialist, racialist, [speaker not understood], surrounding planet earth sovereign nations with military basins defending its interests. witness 77 6 victory of african-american negro slave owners, declaration of independence, [speaker not understood] amendment of the constitution, fortification of the nation. this is such a timing for heart beat cloaked, environment review with this media entertainment, advertising industry, supernatural in party, opposition, an aura of fascist language, inflections, market speculation, 2013 pitch, who's who, mental health, george washington, and thomas jefferson, african negro slave owners, presidents, [speaker not understood] democracy dictatorship. 17 76, 2013, this reading given two minutes. >> thank you very much. before the next speaker, we have a 3:30 special commendat
SFGTV
Apr 16, 2013 8:00pm PDT
that both leverages our economic success while preserving our environment and a complete neighborhood that is safer for our pedestrians, open spaces for workers. places to work that you can walk to and places to live, 30 percent which will be affordable for our residents here in san francisco which will ensure a diverse community in this part of downtown. we must improve and enhance our infrastructure which trul highlights san francisco as a world class city. i have had the opportunity to be more intimately involved in this process and i know you have done an incredible job. i have visited the tour and terminal that will improve our skyline. as a district supervisor for the south of market and district plan, i'm excite d that the existing residents will benefit from this neighborhood. i'm also proud to represent a city that is under taken such a large and complex project. mayor lee said we have to give thanks to our director, kaplan who has been our chief for years and to ensure a project happens like this on time. [ applause ] as an elected official i'm very sympathetic acknowledgin
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